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Add 2/7 and 45/24

1st number: 2/7, 2nd number: 1 21/24

2/7 + 45/24 is 121/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 24 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 24 = 168,
    2/7 = 2 × 24/7 × 24 = 48/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    45/24 = 45 × 7/24 × 7 = 315/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    48/168 + 315/168 = 48 + 315/168 = 363/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 121/56
  6. In mixed form: 29/56

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